Hippo waiting to have his teeth cleaned

Category: Spontaneous Moments


Photo and caption by Paula Adelman

We were on a Safari in Kruger Park, South Africa. Just when we thought we had seen everything for the day this Hippo opened his mouth. To tell you the truth at a distance I was not sure what I was looking at. I looked at the picture later and noticed the bird in the picture. Then I learned that the birds clean the fish out of the hippos teeth!

Location: Kruger Park, South Aftrica


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